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1 hr ago | Tri-cityherald.com

FBI probe dims outlook for 9/11 case at Guantanamo

In this pool photo of a Pentagon-approved sketch by court artist Janet Hamlin, defendants speak with their defense lawyers during a break in pretrial hearings at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba, Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, World News, US Military, US Navy

6 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat

'Guys and Dolls' pits gamblers against the Salvation Army -- Wonder who wins?

What's dis story about? Well, ya see, ya got some guys and ya got some gals. The gals are on the up-and-up mostly; the guys...well, the guys -- not so much.

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10 hrs ago | AlertNet

Cuba - Journalist held for past ten days, charged with "terrorism"

Reporters Without Borders condemns independent journalist Juliet Michelena DA az's detention since 7 April, three days after she wrote a by-lined report for the Miami-based independent news platform Cubanet about a case of ordinary police violence she had witnessed in Havana.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Miami Herald

Condom shortage hits Cuba

First, potatoes disappeared from Cuban markets. They are back, but police are struggling to keep throngs of frantic buyers in check.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Blog News, Journalism

Fox 23

Lawyers in 9/11 at Gitmo case seek to question FBI

Lawyers for five men at the Guantanamo naval base in Cuba, who are charged in the Sept.

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Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Eleven years since the Baragua

On April 12, 2003, media throughout the world carried the news of the execution of three young Cubans for their involvement in the hijacking of the Regla-based boat "BaraguA ."

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Prison, Fidel Castro, Death Penalty, US News, Conservative Political News

New York Daily News

As Coulson seeks 'Providence,' he faces doubt and betrayal on 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'

Last week's game changer continues to wreak havoc on Coulson as Agent Ward's betrayal grows and the team starts to doubt its leader.

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BroadwayWorld.com

The Pedrito Martinez Group to Perform Free Concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre, 5/3

The Pedrito Martinez Group featuring Ariacne Trujillo will take the stage at Miller Outdoor Theatre for FREE concert, Saturday, May 3, at sundown, presented by Society for the Performing Arts.

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BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Review: Loyalties Tested in Becoming Cuba at Huntington Theatre Company

Written by Melinda Lopez , Directed by M. Bevin O'Gara; Scenic Design, Cameron Anderson ; Costume Design, Andrea Hood ; Lighting Design, Yi Zhao; Sound Design & Composition, Arshan Gailus; Production Stage Manager, Carola Morrone LaCoste; Stage Manager, Candice D. Mongellow Performances through May 3 by Huntington Theatre Company at Calderwood ... (more)

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Switched

Yes, White American 'Girls Next Door' Can Be Sold Into Sex Trafficking, Too

Jasmine Marino-Fiandaca, a self-described "girl next door," is challenging stereotypes regarding sex slavery victims in hopes of raising awareness about the dehumanizing industry that changed the trajectory of her life when she was just 19 years old.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

National Public Radio

Cuban Doctors In Eye Of Venezuelan Hurricane

When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, South America, Venezuela, Fidel Castro

Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: The Revolution's Pensioners

HAVANA, Cuba. Jose Manuel Rosado, 74 years of age, from Havana del Este, stands in line at four in the morning to be among the first to "fill up his checkbook."

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ABC News

FBI Leak Probe Shuts Down 9/11 Case at Guantanamo

An apparent FBI investigation has at least temporarily shut down the effort to try five Guantanamo Bay prisoners by military commission for the Sept.

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Newsday

Cubans hungry for online revolution

It's a month since Cuba's government started permitting people to have email on their mobile phones but the queues to sign up for the service are still enormous.

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Rice Lake Online

Cumberland woman finds Cuba colorful, diverse

Ruth Erickson Chronotype staff Cities with red-tiled roofs, cobblestone streets, bright-colored building facades, wrought iron gates, donkey carts and pedicabs, and countrysides of sugarcane and cacao plantations, mountains, rainforests and coastlines.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hemmings Auto Blogs

"Havana Motor Club" tells the story of racing's (official) return to Cuba

Cubans have a passion for automobiles and motorsports that has been largely dormant since the Cuban Revolution of 1959.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Fidel Castro

Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Driving in reverse

Clearly, the new Foreign Investment Law "approved" by the usual parliamentary unanimity last March 29, 2014, has been the talk of the town on the topic of "Cuba", for the Island's official as well as for the independent and foreign press.

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WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Guantanamo defense lawyers tell judge they are bei...

Defense lawyers for five men accused of conspiring in the September 11, 2001, attacks asked a judge to halt a pretrial hearing in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on Monday over concerns that FBI agents are investigating them.

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The Huffington Post

The Media Is Still Dancing Around The Word 'Torture'

A protestor wears an orange detainee jumpsuit and a black hood while holding a banner calling for the closing of the US detention center at Guantanamo naval base in Cuba in front of the White House in Washington on January 11, 2014 to mark the 12th anniversary of the arrival of the first detainees at the controversial jail.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

CBS 47

Drummer appalled Chili Peppers' music used at Guantanamo

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA A Public Affairs Officer escorts media through the currently closed Camp X-Ray which was the first detention facility to hold 'enemy combatants' ... (more)

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